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Archive for the month “March, 2021”

Mutter of thunder

By Bill Waters (poem) and Robin White (photo)

Mutter of Thunder


Published in DailyHaiga (http://www.dailyhaiga.org/haiga-archives/2889/-mutter-of-thunder-by-bill-waters-usa), 3/30/21.

About Robin White:
—> http://haiku.mannlib.cornell.edu/category/author/robin-white/page/3/

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Haiku about women and girls

public library

the little girl skips

to the door


Published in Brass Bell: A Haiku Journal (http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.com/2021/03/haiku-about-women-and-girls.html), 3/5/21.

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NaHaiWriMo 2021: post script

Each year’s NaHaiWriMo writing prompts have a theme / gimmick. This year the writing prompts were song titles from four major music groups spanning the 1960s to the ’80s: Fleetwood Mac, Led Zeppelin, U2, and The Beatles. An interesting challenge!

Using social media likes as an informal poll, my top two poems from National Haiku Writing Month are . . .

:: drumroll ::  <–[Nah; just kidding.]

waiting for the train . . .

the weight of the sun

on my back

 . . . and . . .

searching for third gear —

the too-long whine

of second

Thank you for taking the time to read my posts!


Prompts, posts, and participant submissions: https://www.facebook.com/NaHaiWriMo/

More on NaHaiWriMo and writing haiku: http://www.nahaiwrimo.com

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NaHaiWriMo 2021: week 5

“come join
the tea party!”
Lucy sits by Alice

[2/27 prompt = Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds]


so suave:
that sleek dove
pogo-ing after his love

[2/28 prompt = Love Is All You Need]


Prompts, posts, and participant submissions: https://www.facebook.com/NaHaiWriMo/

More on NaHaiWriMo and writing haiku: http://www.nahaiwrimo.com

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